The History of Summerville, SC

Summerville's Main Street

Main Street of Historic Summerville

So much to say about the history of Summerville, SC…where do I start?-Maybe with the fact that it was inhabited in the late 1700’s by those wishing to escape the coastal heat.

-Or with the fact that it was named one of the two best areas for those with lung and throat disorders to live in 1899.

-Or  how after the Civil War the town nearly died, and only saw recovery after Reconstruction.

Today Summerville has been listed on the National Register of Historic Places and many of the historic homes and landmarks in Summerville have been preserved.  As a reasult you will find historic homes for sale in SummervilleHistoric Summerville Homes, Summerville Golf Communities, and New Homes for Sale in Summerville all thrive near each other in the beautiful place that is the Town of Summerville.

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